Jury Awards Two Dimock Couples $4.2 Million After Finding Cabot Oil & Gas Negligent in Fracking Contamination Case

March 10th, 2016

by Stefanie Spear

“’$4.2 million will not bring back drinkable well water to the long-suffering families of Dimock, Pennsylvania,’ Sandra Steingraber, PhD, science advisor for Americans Against Fracking, told EcoWatch. ‘No amount of money can do that. Once groundwater is polluted, it’s polluted forevermore. But what this important jury decision does do is strip away the mirage of omnipotence that Cabot and other gas companies operate behind.'” Steingraber is quoted following the jury award in favor of two families who claimed that fracking by Cabot Oil & Gas Corp contaminated their water. Read the article